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Black sheepskin hat (căciulă)  

White linen straight shirt (cămaşă dreaptă), with rows of black geometric embroidery on shoulders.

Waist length sheepskin jacket (pieptar), decorated with black embroidery along seams and in isolated motifs on back, and with black velvet edging on neck.

Summer trousers (izmene) made of cotton or linen fabric


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Sheepskin jackets

Men's hats

Men's shirts

Men's trousers





Photo of man from Leşu, taken at Hora Prislop in August 1997








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